Understand, predict, engineer

2022-11-03T12:56:59+00:003 November 2022|

Ben Lehner joins the Sanger Institute as a new Senior Group Leader. He seeks to lay the foundations for programmable biology.

From genomes to medicines: an interview with Ian Dunham

2022-12-01T12:44:55+00:0019 October 2022|

Ian Dunham has been a pillar of Open Targets since its inception. Helena Cornu sat down with him to understand how his career led him from the Human Genome Project to Director of Open Targets, and what he envisions for the future of the consortium.‌

Getting to know you

2014-12-17T10:28:10+00:0017 December 2014|

17.12.14 Your genome can tell you a great deal about your future health but, asks Anna Middleton, how much should researchers be required to tell you?

Four Institute researchers have made it to Reuters most influential list

2012-06-21T13:29:41+01:0021 June 2012|

Four of the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute researchers been cited by Thomson Reuters as being among the top 15 most influential scientific researchers of 2011. Professor Mike Stratton, Dr Andy Futreal, Dr Peter Campbell and Dr Panos Deloukas, according to citations tracked during 2011, recorded some of the highest numbers of “Hot Papers” published over the preceding two years.